This gorgeous Iris is handmade in Romanian Point Lace technique and it is sold as a pdf in this listing. The pattern is worked with Lizbeth threads size 20 and 40, some DMC Pearl Cotton thread. The instructions you receive are 19 pages with step-by-step and easy-to-follow illustrated instructions. Thread No.20 is used for working the simple crochet braids and and needle lace filling stitches. Size 40 is also used in some of the needle lace stitches. Then, you need muslin to transfer the pattern from the paper onto it. The size of the muslin should be plus 2 inches all around,11.25" x 8.5"(28.3cm x 21.4cm). The transfer can be done with carbon paper or with an iron-on transfer pen. You also need sewing thread and a sharp pointed needle to baste the corded braids on the fabric patter. A size 24 tapestry needle is used for joining the braids where they touch, in order to create a framework. and, for working the needle lace stitches. A steel crochet hook(hk) 1.15-1.25mm(10-9 steel U.S.A.) can be used. The finished size of the Iris is 7.25" x 4.5"(18.5cm x 11.5cm).